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Address: 500 Metros Norte De La Escuela, Montezuma 98022, Costa Rica
Phone Number: 011-506-2642-0067

Peaks 'n Swells Surf Camp provides incredible, one of a kind beachfront...

Peaks 'n Swells Surf Camp provides incredible, one of a kind beachfront lodging, top surf instructors and sought-after yoga instructors to deliver a high performance surf camp in an uncrowded and stunning part of Costa Rica. Peaks offers a fast track surf experience for those wanting to progress in their surfing or beginners who are serious about wanting to learn to surf. The small camp sizes in an uncrowded area offering a variety of surf breaks will ensure an unintimidating and true surfing experience. Live your dream! Surf with Peaks 'n Swells!

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Best family vacation yet.

If you are looking to try surfing for the first time, or are a long time surfer and want your family to join in- this is the place for you. My wife and I have only tried surfing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
Scott E
Brainerd, Minnesota
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Brainerd, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

If you are looking to try surfing for the first time, or are a long time surfer and want your family to join in- this is the place for you. My wife and I have only tried surfing a couple of times and our children age 6 and 9 have never been on a surfboard before. The owners and coaches... More 

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Brainerd, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

This was an amazing trip. We traveled with our 3 kids, ages 8, 10 and 12. The camp accommodated us perfectly. It was a great fit. I honestly had some pretty high expectations going into this trip, mainly because all the reviews were so positive. It had me a little suspicious. However, PNS delivers. You will have the time of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We had a really great time with Peaks and Swells. Everything from the food to the acoomodations was great and everyone in the family enjoyed it. The location affords many options for surf and we had some great waves. The standout in my mind was the really excellent poeple that Peaks and Swells employs - from the cooks to surf... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I have to agree with all the other reviewers - our week of family surf camp completely surpassed expectations. We went based on the recommendation of a friend, and from before we even booked our trip, Hillary was amazingly responsive and helpful by email - sending travel info, offering recommendations on places to stay after camp ended, and answering a... More 

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Boston, MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Hillary and Ryan run a surf camp and bed-and-breakfast. If you enjoy an active vacation that allows you to do something amazing and new, and also get some hammock time while your kids enjoy entertaining themselves, this is the place for you. The surf training is exceptional: highly individualized, fun, challenging, encouraging and really effective. Ryan and Hillary care deeply... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We booked a family surf camp thinking it would be a nice introduction to surfing for the kids. What we got was a once in a lifetime experience. The people, the food, the surfing...all perfect! The staff went above and beyond anything we imagined. They took care of us better than any family. In fact, we feel like they are... More 

1 Thank nsheibani
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I booked this trip on the recommendation of a very good friend, and after speaking with him at length, my expectations were high. My family(wife and I and 3 very active boys!) just returned from our stay... And I will say that Peaks n Swells exceeded those expectations in almost all facets of our visit. Food: the food at PnS... More 

3 Thank Stephen S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Our family had an amazing experience learning to surf here in 2013 from Hillary and her team of professional instructors. That trip ranks as the best family vacation we have ever had. All four of us learned to surf: mom, dad, 13-yr-old daughter and 10-yr-old daughter. Two years later, I tried another surf school a little closer, in Puerto Rico.... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

As first time surfers (and full time computer geeks), I was a bit nervous about taking my family on a surf vacation. What if we didn’t like surfing, what would we do then? What would my boys of 6 and 8 do if they couldn’t do it? Fortunately, I didn’t really need to be worried about that at all. The... More 

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Stowe, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Just returned from an 8 day surf camp with 8 other women and wish I could go back for a spring session!! Having never surfed before and very little experience in the ocean, I had success with surfing and made friends with those powerful ocean waves! I found myself waking up naturally at 5:45 every morning just out of pure... More 

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